We are moving

  • Published: Wednesday, 14 January 2015 11:28

We will be moving office along the road to 121 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4YN on the 19th February 2015. All our usual contact details remain the same other than our fax number which is 0131 220 3113 from the date of the move. There may be some slight disruption to our normal service during this period and we apologise for any inconvenience. 

Letting of Manses

  • Published: Wednesday, 01 January 2014 11:28

The  commercial letting or renting of church manses to organisations and individuals other than the local minister is becoming increasingly prevalent. It is very important that you advise the Church of Scotland Insurance Company Ltd ( COSIC) as soon as possible if you are considering taking this option as it does affect your insurance cover. 

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Changes to Church of Scotland Insurance Scheme Policy Cover

  • Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2013 20:14

We are delighted to advise you that from the 1st January 2011, we have arranged a number of enhancements and improvements to the Church of Scotland Insurance Scheme designed to serve your insurance needs. Your church where eligible will receive the benefit of these enhancements at no extra cost from the beginning of 2011.

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Insurance Survey Programme Underway

  • Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2013 20:13

The Survey Programme

We have written to some of our existing customers recently as part of a rolling programme wherein one of our partner insurers (Aviva) are carrying out risk surveys of church property insured through the Church Insurance Scheme.

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Employers Liability Tracing Organisation (ELTO)

  • Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2013 20:13

ELTO is a new independent industry body which has been set up to make it easier for injured employees to trace their employer’s EL insurers where they are suffering from a disease or injury caused at work. Given the long-tail nature of EL insurance, sometimes by the time the claim arises, it can be difficult to determine who the EL insurers were.

Charity Trustee Insurance

  • Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2013 20:02

We are pleased to announce that following the Deliverance of the Legal Questions Report of the 2009 General Assembly, this cover is included in the Church Insurance Scheme from 28 August 2009 for all COS Congregations, and certain others on request, which are insured by this Company. A copy of the cover can be found under the downloads section of this website.

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Weight of Snow - Property Protection

  • Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2013 20:02

With widespread snow already affecting many parts of Scotland and weather forecasters predicting the cold spell will continue over the next week, there are a number of problems which may affect your property over this period.